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The Music of Britten and Tippett: Studies in Themes and Techniques

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In this classic study of Benjamin Britten and Michael Tippett, Arnold Whittall builds up a unique double portrait of the two leading composers of their generation. For this second, revised edition Whittall includes a new chapter on Tippett's major works of the 1980s: the Piano Sonata No. 4, the large-scale choral composition The Mask of Time and the most recent opera, New ...more
Hardcover, 332 pages
Published August 31st 1990 by Cambridge University Press (first published July 1st 1982)
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